five-oh

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five-oh

The police. The term comes from the TV show Hawaii Five-0, about police officers in Hawaii, the fiftieth (50th) state. The five-oh are closing in on us—how are we going to avoid being arrested?

5-O

verb

five-oh

and 5-O
n. the police. (From a television program, Hawaii Five-O.) If you hit me again, I’ll call the five-oh!
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Murray said: "I think we are favourite to win and we should win 5-0 with the rankings our players have against theirs.
Scott Smiley's one-footed 5-0 looks like fun, you should try it.
Williams took only 64 minutes to storm into the quarter-finals of the pounds 476,000 Thailand Masters at the Merchant Court Hotel by whitewashing Hunter 5-0.
Elsewhere in the cup, Beith stormed to a 5-0 over Wishaw, while Darvel snatched a 4-3 win in a closely fought clash with Yoker.
Meanwhile in other bouts of 52kg Inamullah Khan of AJK overpowered Police's Bashir Ahmed 3-2 while Mehroz Ali of PAF defeated Punjab's Hamza Mehmood 5-0. In 49kg Navy's Daud Khan beat Mohammad Nadeem of Police 5-0 while Abu Bakr of Gilgit-Baltistan overwhelmed Shafqat Khan of AJK 5-0.
The 2015 World Championship bronze medallist and a three-time Asian Championships medallist Thapa continued his imperious run to wallop Buntee Singh of Delhi 5-0.
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And doubles from Ellis Stanley and Aaron Cummins ensured All Boys Woolton won 5-0 against Brodie Boys and South Liverpool shared the points in a 3-3 draw with Mags Athletico (Kaleb Sweeney 2, Joseph Cunningham).
SNOOKER STEPHEN MAGUIRE crashed out at the second-round stage of the German Masters when he was whitewashed 5-0 by Mark King in Berlin.
VICTOR CHANDLER were happy to pay out correct-score punters who backed Airdrie to lead Gala Fairydean 5-0 at half-time in yesterday's Scottish Cup game, saying they didn't see it as anything more than a shrewd, well-informed bet.
But England are hungry to claim a piece of history by completing a 5-0 whitewash which will propel them to number two in the world one-day rankings for the first time since they were introduced and announce them as a team of serious potential.
Dowling (right) beat Brian Jones 5-1 in his first match and was joined in the next round by fellow Warwickshire players Dave Honey, who beat Joe Formica 5-0, Coventry's Steve Hine, who beat Jason Smith 5-0 and former world champ Steve Beaton, who cruised home 5-0 against James Stephenson.
The Scot came close to becoming the first person to ever lose a Masters match having led 5-0. But in a final-frame decider with Welshman Matthew Stevens, the determined 38-year-old held his frayed nerves.
Johnny Graham's hat-trick was the feature of Felling's 5-0 win over Catchgate.
Tommy Gunz gets his 5-0 satisfaction by any means necessary.
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